Young Scholars Academy For Excellence

  • Young Scholars Academy For Excellence serves 173 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Young Scholars Academy For Excellence placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.

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School Overview

  • Young Scholars Academy For Excellence's student population of 173 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students173 students
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Total Classroom Teachersn/a
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School Comparison

  • Young Scholars Academy For Excellence is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Young Scholars Academy For Excellence is 0.18, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#6747 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
American Indian
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Asian
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4%
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Hispanic
9%
52%
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Black
91%
13%
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White
n/a
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
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2%
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Diversity Score0.180.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHouston Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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